An historical account of one of the most stimulating periods in 20th-century French history, post-Liberation Paris - an epoch charged with powerful and conflicting emotions. Liberation was greeted with joy, but marked by recriminations and the trauma of purges.
Part 1 A tale of two countries. Part 2L'Etat c'est de Gaulle. Part 3 Into the Cold War. Part 4 The new normality.